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Be You

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About Be You

Coding Club Instructor/Mentor Be You offers coding clubs and leadership workshops to engage youth to impact social change through innovation and technology. This volunteer position is ideal for college students, recent graduates, seasoned technology specialists and/or retirees. Our clubs meet Sundays from 3PM-5PM at Howard Community College in Columbia, MD. We are expanding to evening clubs and summer camps in 2017. Our club offerings include Girls Who Code, WebApps and GameLab. Our lessons incorporate programming in Python & JavaScr, web development in HTML/CSS and game development using C# and Unity. Experience programming and completing a project in one of these languages is strongly preferred. Prior experience working with youth is also a plus. Background checks may be performed as determined by our insurance policy to ensure the safety of all participants in our programs.

Preferred Mentor Methods:

Face to face

Paid internships

Workplace mentoring

Sponsorship(Championing and making key instructions for mentee)

Preferred Content Area:

IT/Computer Science

STEM Careers

Preferred Age:

Middle school

High school